Category: Foreign

Kenya Election: Deputy President William Ruto Wins Presidential Election

Henry Solomon- August 15, 2022

The Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) of Kenya has announced candidate of the United Democratic Alliance (UDA), Deputy President William Ruto, winner of the ... Read More

President Buhari in Dakar, Senegal ahead of the International Development Association for Africa Summit scheduled for Thursday

Abdul Jimoh- July 7, 2022

  The Summit is aimed at driving a resilient recovery for countries hit by climate change, COVID -19, insecurity and more recently the war in ... Read More

One Million People to Perform Hajj Pilgrimage This Year – Saudi Arabia Authorities

Henry Solomon- April 9, 2022

Authorities in Saudi Arabia have announced that One million people will be allowed to perform this year's Hajj pilgrimage. A statement issued this Saturday by ... Read More

President of Burkina Faso Detained

AMT Tanimu- January 24, 2022

A report from Burkina Faso says a Nationwide curfew has been imposed by military Juntas in the country. As of the time of this report ... Read More

UK Removes Nigeria, 10 others from Red List

AMT Tanimu- December 14, 2021

Nigeria has been de-listed from the United Kingdom’s red list of travel restrictions initially imposed over fears of the spread of the Covid-19 omicron variant. ... Read More

Minister of Communication and Digital Economy, Pantami Holds Meeting with the Minister of ICT and Innovation, Rwanda

AMT Tanimu- July 1, 2021

As part of official engagements in the ongoing Mobile World Congress (MWC) 2021, taking place in Barcelona, Spain, the Honourable Minister of Communications and Digital ... Read More

Dr Isa Pantami Addresses GSMA SSA Roundtable in Barcelona, Spain

AMT Tanimu- June 29, 2021

As part of official engagements in the ongoing Mobile World Congress (MWC), taking place in Barcelona, Spain, the Honourable Minister of Communications and Digital Economy ... Read More

The Muslim World League hosts “Declaration of Peace in Afghanistan” Conference

AMT Tanimu- June 11, 2021

  The Muslim World League (MWL) will host today the Islamic Conference of Declaration of Peace in Afghanistan.   The conference which was held in ... Read More

#TwitterBan: Donald Trump Hails President Buhari

AMT Tanimu- June 9, 2021

President Donald Trump and Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari shake hands during for a news conference in the Rose Garden of the White House in Washington, ... Read More

Chad President, Idriss Deby Dies on Front Lines

Henry Solomon- April 20, 2021

Chad President Idriss Deby has died on front lines, This is contained in a statement by the country's army Reports say Parliament has been dissolved ... Read More

5 Steps to Follow for Foreign Pilgrims to Perform Umrah

AMT Tanimu- April 16, 2021

The Ministry of Hajj and Umrah on Thursday announced mechanisms and regulations for pilgrims coming from outside the Kingdom to perform Umrah. In a statement ... Read More

Top 10 African Countries on Facebook and Internet 2021

admin- April 11, 2021

As of January 2021, only two African countries made it into the Top 20 Facebook users in the world - Egypt and Nigeria. The current ... Read More

Saudi Increasing Operational Capacity of the Grand Mosque during Ramadan

AMT Tanimu- April 6, 2021

An official source at the Ministry of Hajj and Umrah stated that, emanating from the wise leadership’s keenness to preserve the health and safety of ... Read More

GMN on Towards Strategic Engagement with China

AMT Tanimu- February 15, 2021

Nigeria needs strategic plans and consistency in execution to reverse lopsided trade and economic relations with China. Guests on NTA flagship programme, Good Morning Nigeria ... Read More

OPEC Monthly Oil Market Report on Crude oil Prices Rise

AMT Tanimu- February 12, 2021

Crude oil prices rose firmly in January, along with a steady rise in futures markets. Major physical crude benchmarks increased about 10% month-on-month (m-o-m) on ... Read More

President Buhari’s Speech at the Flag-Off of the Kano – Katsina – Jibiya – Maradi Rail Line

AMT Tanimu- February 9, 2021

Protocols: I am delighted to preside over the groundbreaking ceremony for the commencement of the construction of yet another vital transportation infrastructure. The rail line ... Read More

As Nigeria-China Relations Clocks 50

AMT Tanimu- February 9, 2021

President Muhammadu Buhari has written to his Chinese counterpart, President Xi Jinping to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the establishment of bilateral ties between Nigeria ... Read More

Nigerian Returnees from Saudi Arabia

AMT Tanimu- February 4, 2021

Another batch of 420 Nigerian returnees from Saudi Arabia, comprising 27 children and 393 adults arrived at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja Wednesday. The ... Read More

Joint Ministerial Monitoring Committee Optimistic of Recovery in 2021

AMT Tanimu- February 3, 2021

The 26th Meeting of the ORGANIZATION OF PETROLEUM EXPORTING COUNTRIES (OPEC )Joint Ministerial Monitoring Committee has commended The progress made by Nigeria in the production ... Read More

SEPLAT and Partners Signs Gas Project Financial MoU

AMT Tanimu- February 1, 2021

SEPLAT Petroleum Development Company plc, NNPC and partners have secured a two hundred and sixty million dollars funding for the ANOH gas project. The funding, ... Read More